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  • 81. Kitchen Fats Quiz Are you cooking with the best kitchen fats? Take this two-part quiz from the American Heart Association to find out.
  • 82. Get Active with Dad this Father's Day The American Heart Association has these tips to get active on Father's Day.
  • 83. Problem: Mitral Valve Regurgitation Mitral regurgitation is leakage of blood backward through the mitral valve each time the left ventricle contracts. Learn about ongoing care of this condition.
  • 84. Ross Procedure The Ross procedure is often very effective for treating damaged aortic valves. Learn why it works
  • 85. Easy Food Tips for Heart-Healthy Eating Brochure This brochure shows practical ways to get cholesterol and fat out of your diet. It recommends healthy foods, tells how to read nutrition labels, and gives daily fat intake guidelines.
  • 86. Saturated Fats The American Heart Association explains everything you need to know about saturated fats.
  • 87. Healthy Cooking Oils 101 The American Heart Association's Simple Cooking with Heart Program teaches you how to choose heart-healthy cooking oils.
  • 88. Monounsaturated Fats The American Heart Association explains the heart-healthy benefits of monounsaturated fats.
  • 89. Understanding and Improving Cholesterol Brochure This brochure incorporates the latest guidelines to set people straight about a confusing subject: cholesterol! LDL, HDL, triglycerides, omega-3 fatty acids - everything is clarified and explained.
  • 90. Better Fats Sisters' Downloads The American Heart Associations offers these Better Fats Sisters' Downloads to help explain the better fats.


Our Mission

We’re making your community healthier by advocating for key issues such as:

  • Smoke-free public places
  • More walkable and bikable streets, roads and parks
  • Better nutrition and high-quality physical education in our schools
  • Adequate, affordable and available health care for all

American Heart Association
2013-2014 Expenditures

Pie chart showing breakdown of expenses
  • Research: 21.8%
  • Public Health Education: 36.4%
  • Professional Education & Training: 14.2%
  • Community Services: 6.7%
  • Management & General: 8.6%
  • Fundraising: 12.3%